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CBS
Nov 11, 2012 6:00pm PST
years of cuts. cuts that were so severe governor jerry brown said today new taxes were the only option. >> in california you can only cut schools and university so much. nd then people say enough already. >> prop 30 temporarily raises the state sales tax in some areas to more than 9%. it also hikes state income taxes for those making more than 250,000 a year to the highest levels in the nation. >> but parents and educators now have another concern. prop 30 doesn't guarantee that all new tax money will actually end up going to schools. that's because the mun goes-- money goes into the state's general fund where there are many computing interests. >> what's your name? >> so parents like shana landsberg are going to be watching closely. >> if they think that the money is not actually getting to the schools, i don't think will you be able to go back and ask for money again for education for a long, long time. >> let's go, let's win. >> reporter: it was a hard fought campaign. and many teachers woke up wednesday morning unsure if they would get a taxpayer reprieve. but the measure passed wi
CBS
Nov 13, 2012 5:30pm PST
hill covering the streets in a sea of brown mud. there was no rain today. this was all because of a water main break. it happened at around 4:30 this morning near looseain avenue, that is east of 280 near hillside park. cbs 5 reporter joe vasquez is in the neighborhood where people are still digging out of the mess tonight. joe? >> reporter: hi, dana. the mudslide came straight down this hill and as you can see, it virtually missed this entire neighborhood here. cars were the only casualties. >> it really sounded like a rushing river. >> reporter: when neighbors first heard it, they thought it might have been a rain storm and then they stepped outside and gawked. >> when you saw this rushing mudslide, what went through your mind? >> like oh, my gosh, god, please help us. >> reporter: it wasn't an act of god, it was an 8-inch pipeline that burst, blowing out a daly city hillside sending 45,000 gallons of water down a hill creating a massive mud fall that consumed a dozen cars along the avenue. the owners could only watch as the cars were buried up
CBS
Nov 7, 2012 5:30pm PST
governor jerry brown. >>> good evening, i'm dana king. >> i'm allen martin. it was a very good night for governor jerry brown and a very bad night for california republicans. for the first time in almost 80 years, one party has as absolute stranglehold on the lecture. phil matier explains what that means for california's budget and yours. phil. >> reporter: basically what it means, dana, is that democrats are ruling the roost in the capital. here's what the first moves are. >> we're not going to see the 5 1/2 billion dollars of cutbacks to k through 12. >> reporter: educators however say there's still more to be done. >> it wasn't about piling a bunch of new money on schools saying we are going to make all these new investments. it was about stopping the cuts. >> reporter: let's not forget the state still faces a $3 2 billion wall of debt from past borrowing. >> we have to make sure over the next few years that we pay our bills, we invest in the right programs, but we don't go in spending like we did in the days le
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